When Will The Last Ever McDonald's Restaurant Close Its Doors?

McDonald's is one of the most successful franchises of all time — wherever you go, all over the world, there's bound to be a Golden Arches nearby. They stopped counting how many billions sold decades ago. Its dominance seems destined to last forever... but nothing ever does. When will the final McDonald's close? »8/11/14 9:20am8/11/14 9:20am

Denny's new Hobbit 2-themed menu is sure to desolate your stomach

Obesity rates among the denizens of Middle-Earth are on the rise. Hobbits, dwarves, orcs and even men are getting fatter, because instead of a sensible diet based on fruits, vegetables and Lembas bread, they're eating at Denny's, thanks to their new The Hobbit: The Desolation of Your Arteries Smaug-themed menu. »11/06/13 7:00pm11/06/13 7:00pm

Step Into a Twin Peaks Nightmare at These Damn Fine Restaurants

It's been over 20 years- 20 long years, since Twin Peaks went off the air. Finally, you can step back into David Lynch's twisted mind at these Twin Peaks-inspired pubs. Psychoanalyze prom queen/drug addict Laura Palmer at Dr. Jacoby's Tiki lounge or commune with trans-dimensional demon BOB at the Black Lodge bar. »7/29/13 6:18pm7/29/13 6:18pm

The Greatest Science Fiction-Themed Bars and Restaurants on Earth

You may never get to drink at the Cantina — but you can still visit some real-life watering holes that celebrate your favorite stories. We've already shown you science-fictional bars we'd like to visit and people whose homes are based on spaceships, but here are real joints that boast a TARDIS, AT-ATs or the Martian… »6/10/13 6:28pm6/10/13 6:28pm

FINALLY: Obesity rates among America's impoverished children are actually declining

Some not-so-surprising facts and figures on fat and figures: Americans are fat. According to data released earlier this year by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, America is the fattest country in the developed world; and tragically, it's kids who bear much of obesity's burden. »12/26/12 10:30am12/26/12 10:30am

Tokyo’s new Robot Girls Restaurant will bring out your inner cyber-fetishist

Business owners in Tokyo's racey Shinjuku Kabukicho district are constantly having to push the limits in order to stay ahead of the competition. And now, a new neon-lit "robot restaurant" that combines fembots with real flesh-and-blood cabaret girls promises to do exactly that. Built at the impossible-to-believe cost… »7/18/12 7:20pm7/18/12 7:20pm